Skip To Content
VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage is a Program

VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage

Self-paced

Sorry! The enrollment period is currently closed. Please check back soon.

Full program description

VMware vRealize Operations: Install, Configure, Manage

Course Overview

This five-day course, designed for experienced VMware vSphere users, teaches you how to use VMware vRealize Operations as a forensic and predictive tool. Based on VMware ESXi 6.7, VMware vCenter Server 6.7, and vRealize Operations 7.0, this course includes instruction on advanced capabilities, including customization and management.

Product Alignment

  • vRealize Operations 7.0
  • ESXi 6.7
  • vCenter Server 6.7

Who Should Attend

  • System administrators
  • System integrators
  • Consultants

Those who are responsible for customising vRealize Operations content.

Course Duration

5 Days / 35 Hours

Course Outline

Course Introduction

  • Introductions and course logistics
  • Course objectives

Introduction to vRealize Operations

  • Describe how to use vRealize Operations to manage the software-defined data centre
  • Identify features and benefits of vRealize Operations

Deploying vRealize Operations

  • Design and size a vRealize Operations cluster
  • Install a vRealize Operations cluster
  • Configure a vRealize Operations cluster for high availability
  • Describe different vRealize Operations deployment scenarios
  • Describe how to use VMware vRealize Suite Lifecycle Manager to deploy vRealize Operations

vRealize Operations Concepts

  • Identify the tasks that can be performed in the administration and product user interfaces
  • Recognize how to use dashboards, views, and reports to gather information about the environment
  • Use tags, applications, and custom groups to group related objects in the environment

vRealize Operations Architecture

  • Describe the functions of the components in a node
  • Identify the types of nodes and their roles in a vRealize Operations cluster
  • Recognise how the components of a node interact to achieve scalability and availability
  • Identify ways that data is collected and analysed by vRealize Operations

Performance Optimization

  • Assess the performance of your environment to determine which data centres need optimisation
  • Define the business and operational intents for your data centres
  • Automate the process of optimising and balancing workloads in your data centres
  • Report on the results of your optimisation efforts

Capacity Optimization

  • Define capacity planning terminology and capacity planning models
  • Assess the overall capacity of a data centre and identify optimisation recommendations
  • Run what-if scenarios to plan for future resource capacity and workload requirements
  • Assess the cost of running the data centres in your environment

Troubleshooting and Managing Configurations

  • Troubleshoot issues by monitoring alerts
  • Use step-by-step workflows to troubleshoot different vSphere objects
  • Assess your environments compliance with standards
  • View the configurations of vSphere objects in your environment
  • Describe how logs can be accessed by integrating vRealize Operations with VMware vRealize Log Insight
  • View inventory trees on the Environment page to monitor vSphere objects
  • Monitor the performance of a vRealize Operations instance

Operating System and Application Monitoring

  • Deploy the Endpoint Operations Management agent
  • Monitor operating systems by viewing the metrics collected by the Endpoint Operations Management agent

vRealize Operations Policies

  • Create policies for various types of workloads
  • Explain how policy inheritance works

Custom Alert Definitions

  • Create symptom definitions
  • Create recommendations, actions, and notifications
  • Create alert definitions that monitor resource demand in hosts and VMs

Views and Reports

  • Build and use custom views in your environment
  • Create custom reports for presenting data about your environment

Custom Dashboards

  • Create dashboards that use predefined and custom widgets
  • Configure widgets to interact with other widgets and other dashboards
  • Configure the Scoreboard widget to use a metric configuration file
  • Manage dashboards by grouping dashboards and sharing dashboards with users

Super Metrics

  • Create super metrics and associate them with vSphere objects
  • Enable super metrics in policies

User Access Control

  • Recognise how users are authorised to access objects
  • Determine privilege priorities when a user has multiple privileges
  • Create local users and user groups
  • Import users and user groups from an LDAP source

Extending and Managing a vRealize Operations Deployment

  • Identify the management packs that are available to your environment
  • Install and configure a management pack
  • Monitor the health of a vRealize Operations cluster
  • Generate a support bundle
  • View vRealize Operations logs and audit reports
  • Perform vRealize Operations cluster management tasks

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

This course prepares you for the following specialization:

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, you should be able to meet the following objectives:

  • Identify features and benefits of vRealize Operations
  • Deploy vRealize Operations
  • Use interface features to assess and troubleshoot operational issues
  • Recognise how to use vRealize Operations components to build scalability and availability
  • Recognise effective ways to optimise performance and capacity in data centres
  • Troubleshoot and manage issues and configurations using alerts and dashboards
  • Use Endpoint Operations Management to monitor operating systems and applications
  • Create policies to meet the operational needs of your environment
  • Create custom alert definitions, reports, and views
  • Configure widgets for dashboards
  • Configure super metrics
  • Set up users and user groups for controlled access to your environment
  • Extend the capabilities of vRealize Operations by adding management packs and solutions

Pre-requisites

This class requires completion of one of the following courses: 

Or system administration experience with vSphere deployments

Medium of Instruction & Trainer

Medium of Instruction: English

Trainer: Trainer Ratio is 1: 20

Price

 

Before GST

With GST

Original Course Fee

$4,326.00

$4,628.82

Terms and conditions apply. NTUC LearningHub reserve the right to make changes or improvements to any of the products described in this document without prior notice.

Prices are subject to other LHUB miscellaneous fees.

V86627